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Auction Name U.S. Currency Weekly - Internet Bidstart 12/3 Total Sales (USD) 104,787.20
Auction Date 12/10/2019 - 12/10/2019 Low Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 100,373.00
Sale Number #141950 High Estimate of Lots Sold (USD) 144,997.00
Total Lots 609
Sold Lots 607 Low Estimate of All Lots (USD) 100,873.00
% of Lots Sold 99.67% High Estimate of All Lots (USD) 145,897.00
Unsold Lots 2 Total Sales as a % of High Est. 71.82%

Top twenty-five by sale price

Lot Number Author Name Book Title Year Published Estimate Actual Price
82371

Micro Back Plate Number 637 Non-mule Fr. 1955-J $5 1934 Federal Reserve Note. PMG About Uncirculated 55.

1934 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 3,120.00
82370

Double Quad 00002222 Serial Fr. 1950-L $5 1928 Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 EPQ.

1928 USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00 USD 2,340.00
82522

Fr. 729 $1 1918 Federal Reserve Bank Note Four Consecutive Examples PMG Graded.

1918 USD 1,600.00 - 2,400.00 USD 1,680.00
82468

Fr. 2202-D $500 1934A Federal Reserve Note. PMG Very Fine 25.

1934A USD 600.00 - 750.00 USD 1,050.00
82434

Fr. 2102-D $50 1934 LGS Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1934 USD 500.00 - 750.00 USD 780.00
82506

Fr. 233 $1 1899 Silver Certificate PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.

1899 USD 720.00 - 1,080.00 USD 720.00
82513

Fr. 238 $1 1923 Silver Certificate Four Consecutive Examples PCGS Graded.

1923 USD 720.00 - 1,080.00 USD 720.00
82518

Fr. 280 $5 1899 Mule Silver Certificate PMG Choice Very Fine 35.

1899 USD 600.00 - 900.00 USD 660.00
82590

Lakehurst, NJ - $10 1929 Ty. 1 The First National Bank Ch. # 12571 PMG Very Fine 25.

1929 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 660.00
82171

Helena, MT- The Peoples National Bank of Helena, Montana $5 (ND) Remainder PMG About Uncirculated 55 EPQ.

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 630.00
82142

Leavenworth City, KS- City Bank $3 Nov. 1, 1856 G6a Remainder PMG Very Fine 25.

1856 USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00 USD 600.00
82236

Mismatched Serial Numbers Error Fr. 1619 $1 1957 Silver Certificate. PCGS Gem New 66PPQ.

1957 USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 552.00
82446

Fr. 2125-D* $50 1993 Federal Reserve Note. PCGS Superb Gem New 67PPQ.

1993 USD 225.00 - 275.00 USD 552.00
82036

Fr. 1325 50¢ Third Issue Spinner PMG Choice About Unc 58 EPQ.

USD 400.00 - 600.00 USD 504.00
82473

Fr. 2302 $5 1934A Hawaii Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem Uncirculated 65 EPQ.

1934A USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 504.00
82524

Fr. 739 $1 1918 Federal Reserve Bank Note PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ.

1918 USD 320.00 - 480.00 USD 504.00
82594

Cincinnati, OH - $5 1902 Red Seal Fr. 587 The Fourth National Bank Ch. # (M)93 PMG Very Fine 25 EPQ.

1902 USD 500.00 - 700.00 USD 504.00
82604

Houston, TX - $20 1929 Ty. 1 The National Bank of Commerce Ch. # 10225 PMG About Uncirculated 55 EPQ.

1929 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 504.00
82078

T31 $5 1861 PF-1 Cr. 243 PMG Very Fine 20 T65 $100 1864 PF-2 Cr. 493 Very Fine.

1861 USD 275.00 - 350.00 USD 480.00
82295

Fr. 1657* $5 1953B Silver Certificate Star. PMG Very Fine 20.

1953B USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 480.00
82319

Fr. 1870-L $20 1929 Federal Reserve Bank Note. PMG Choice Uncirculated 64 EPQ.

1929 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 480.00
82413

Fr. 2051-J $20 1928A Federal Reserve Note. PMG Gem Uncirculated 66 (EPQ).

1928A USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 480.00
82485

Fr. 2402 $20 1928 Gold Certificate. PMG Choice Uncirculated 63 EPQ.

1928 USD 600.00 - 800.00 USD 480.00
82011

Massachusetts October 18, 1776 4s 6d PMG Very Fine 25.

1776 USD 200.00 - 300.00 USD 456.00
82060

Series 691 $5 Second Printing PMG Choice Uncirculated 64.

USD 240.00 - 360.00 USD 456.00
  • <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Harriet Tubman Cabinet Card by H.S. Squyer, Auburn, NY, 1892. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Scarce <i>Events of the Tulsa Disaster,</i> First Edition, 1922. $4,000 to $6,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Unpublished CDV of Frederick Douglass by Benjamin F. Smith, 1864. $3,000 to $5,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> California Imprint of <i>President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation</i> Broadside, 1864. $10,000 to $15,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> John C.H. Grabill Cabinet Card of Buffalo Soldier Wearing Buffalo Coat, ca 1886. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare <i>What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Old Southern Cooking,</i> 2nd Cookbook Published by African American. $6,000 to $8,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Frederick Douglass Walking Stick, 1888. $3,000 to $5,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Only Known Slave Narrative Published Independently in California, <i>Life and Adventures of James Williams.</i> $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Rare First Edition of History of Black Literature, Abbé Grégoire <i>De La Littérature des Nègres</i>. $2,500 to $3,000
    <center><b>Cowan’s Auctions<br>The Road West: The Steve Turner Collection of African Americana<br>February 20, 2020</b>
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> African American Soldier and Medal of Honor Winner Christian A. Fleetwood CDV, PLUS. $8,000 to $10,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Jack Johnson vs. Jim Jeffries Pennant, 1910 Reno, Nevada. $2,000 to $4,000
    <br>Cowan’s, Feb. 20:</b> Joe Gans Photograph at 1906 Goldfield, Nevada Fight by Percy Dana. $600 to $800
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Sense and Sensibility: A Novel, By a Lady,</i> 3 volumes, London, 1811. $30,000 to $40,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Virginia Woolf, <i>Kew Gardens,</i> limited edition, signed by Woolf & Bell, London, 1927. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> <i>[Arabian Nights],</i> Calcutta II version, 4 volumes, Calcutta & London, 1839-1842. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Princess Diana, 6 ALS to <i>Harper’s Bazaar</i> editor, anticipating Christie’s sale of her dresses for charity, 1995-97. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Jane Austen, <i>Emma,</i> first edition, London, 1816. $15,000 to $20,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Hirohito & Nagako, Emperor & Empress of Japan, 2 photographs signed, showing Nagako in kimono & obi bearing the imperial seal. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Princess Diana, 6 autograph letters signed to <i>Harper’s Bazaar</i> editor Elizabeth Tilberis, anticipating Christie’s announcement of a sale of her dresses for charity, 1995-97. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Sarojini Naidu, complete galley proof of <i>The Broken Wing</i> signed with several holograph pages & an autograph letter signed to writer Edmund Gosse, 1916. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Fernando Pessoa, <i>Mensagem,</i> first edition, presentation copy, signed & inscribed, Lisbon, 1934. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Graham Greene, <i>The Basement Room,</i> first edition, Greene’s personal copy, signed with annotations throughout, London, 1935. $4,000 to $6,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b> Abraham Lincoln, partly-printed document signed, call for troops issued during America’s first national draft just days before the NYC draft riots, 1863. $15,000 to $25,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries Feb 20:</b><br><i>Les Chansons de Bilitis</i> by Pierre Louÿs, illustrated by George Barbier & F.L. Schmied, Paris, 1922. $8,000 to $12,000.
  • <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Helvelius. Two Autograph Letters Signed to Francis Aston, Royal Society Secretary, noting his feud with Robert Hooke, 5 pp total, 1685. $70,000 to $100,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Newton, Isaac. Autograph manuscript on God, 4 pp, c.1710, "In the beginning was the Word...."?$100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. First edition, first issue. Untrimmed copy in contemporary boards. $30,000 to $50,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Lincoln, Abraham. Signed photograph, beardless portrait with Civil War provenance. $80,000 to $120,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> IMPEACHMENT. Original engrossed copy of the first Andrew Johnson impeachment resolution vote. $120,000 to $180,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Mucha, Alphonse. 11 original pencil drawings for?<i>Andelicek z Baroku,</i> "Litte Baroque Angel," Prague, 1929. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Einstein, Albert. Annotated Galley Proofs for <i>The Meaning of Relativity.</i> 1921. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Silverstein, Shel. Original maquette for <i>The Giving Tree,</i> 34 original drawings. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Roth, Philip. Typed Manuscript with substantial autograph corrections for an unpublished sequel to <i>The Breast.</i> $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> Taupin, Bernie. Autograph Manuscript, the original draft of lyrics for Elton John's "Candle in the Wind," 2 pp, 1973. $100,000 to $150,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> HARVEY, WILLIAM. <i>De Motu Cordis et Sanguinis in Animalibus Anatomica Exercitatio.</i> Padua: 1643. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Bonhams, Mar. 6:</b> CESALPINO, ANDREA. <i>Peripateticarum Quaestionum Libri Quinque.</i> Venice: 1571. $30,000 to $40,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Leon TOLSTOÏ. <i>Anna Karenina.</i> Moscou, 1878. First and full edition of the Russian novel, in the author’s language.<br>Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Mark TWAIN. <i>Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's comrade).</i> New York, 1885. First American edition.<br>Est. 5 000 / 6 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Walt WHITMAN. <i>Leaves of Grass.</i> Brooklyn, New York, 1856. Second edition gathering 32 poems. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Karen BLIXEN. <i>Out of Africa.</i> Londres, 1937. First edition in the UK, before Danish translation and American release.<br>Est. 1 500 / 2 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Ernest HEMINGWAY. <i>A Farewell to Arms.</i> New York, 1929. First edition with $2.50 on the dust and A on the copyright page.<br>Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Ulysses.</i> Paris, Shakespeare and Company, 1922. First edition published by Sylvia Beach. Est. 3 000 / 4 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> James JOYCE. <i>Dubliners.</i> Londres, 1914. First edition. Nice copy in publisher’s cardboard. Est. 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> Franz KAFKA. 8 novels in German first edition, published in München, Leipzig and Berlin 1916-1931. Est. from 300 / 400 to 2 000 / 3 000 €
    <b>ALDE, Feb. 26:</b> David Herbert LAWRENCE. <i>Lady Chatterley's Lover.</i> Florence, 1928. Privately printed first edition. Est. 4 000 / 5 000 €
    John STEINBECK. <i>The Grapes of Wrath.</i> New York, 1939. First edition. Nice copy with $2.75 on the cover. Est. 1 000 / 1 200 €
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